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Speights Ale House

38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-214 5333
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast pork” (5 reviews)
“surf and turf” (4 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Soups, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 309 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us enjoyed a fabulous dinner here. The service was excellent. Big ups to Ben who was our waiter. What a memory! He didn’t write down any of our orders or names and we were all paying separately! He got everything spot on! The...More

Thank KPwhanau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited 29th may fabulous food good price.I ordered Cherry Chicken wth bacon and wild rice this was great and finished with Bannofie Sundae all up $44.The menu was extensive and I give them 10 out of 10

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great meals and friendly service Meals are large portion and you'll never go away hungry Seafood chowder is devine Thanks David

Thank LisaAndRay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

poor service, food was awful, had to wait for menus as they only had a few. my squid was undercooked with a limp salad that had a sour dressing. small portions thank god

Thank fizliz2018
Reviewed 7 May 2018

The mains ain't cheap (most are in the mid-high $30 bracket), but the food is tasty and the beer good too. Very friendly service - nothing is too much trouble.

Thank MoolooSwampy
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I will definitely be going back. We did have a favorite but now this is my new favorite. The staff were amazing and the meals awesome. The staff left us alone for a while once we started eating. Not straight away which is annoying. We...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here often and never had a bad meal or experience but this evening the service was amazing, we were probably served by 5 different staff but they all knew what we were eating and the service felt very personalised, the food was amazing...More

Thank rachb0611
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Came for dinner, found very friendly and helpful staff and was offered a table and menu. I noticed this had Bluff oysters (first chance to sample) and a good soup option and had eaten so much did not have a main. The oysters were served...More

Thank burra154
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Good bar ,do have meals and a variety of beers (Spieghts) ,if you like a cold beer drop in .A good ambience, friendly staff

Thank dal15
Reviewed 9 April 2018

4 of us in our party. Disappointing food especially compared to the Petone, Lower Hutt Speights. The two roasts were definitely only average and the 2 steaks were nothing to write home about. Not good value for money.

Thank Glynis W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-214 5333
  • E-mail
The Southern most Speight's Ale House in New Zealand. Offering only the freshest local produce along with the best tap beer selection in Invercargill.Come and experience Southlands friendly hospitality with food and wine to match everyones tastes.
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